ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 Schedule Announced

ICC has announced the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 schedule for the whole tournament. The 13th edition of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup will be hosted by India from October 5 to November 19, 2023. The tournament will feature 10 teams, with the top 8 teams from the 2019 Cricket World Cup qualifying automatically and the remaining 2 teams being decided by a qualification tournament.

While there is a whole fiasco surrounding Pakistan and India matches, the rest of the tournament is expected to go through smoothly and without an issue. The schedule has been announced, however, the Pakistani cricket team’s participation is subject to clearance from the government.

ICC Men's Cricket World Cup 2023

Stadiums Selected for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023

The opening match of the tournament will be played at the iconic Eden Gardens in Kolkata, while the final will be held at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. The other venues for the tournament include:

  • Eden Gardens, Kolkata
  • Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi
  • Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai
  • Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
  • Holkar Cricket Stadium, Indore
  • Chinnaswamy Stadium, Pune
  • Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad
  • PCA Stadium, Mohali
  • Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali
  • Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

The tournament will be played in a round-robin format, with each team playing each other once. The top four teams from the group stage will then progress to the semi-finals, with the winners of the semi-finals meeting in the final.

Key Fixtures

The ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 is sure to be a major event in the world of cricket, and it is sure to be a thrilling tournament. Here are some of the matches to look forward to.

  • England vs New Zealand
  • Pakistan vs India
  • India vs Australia
  • Australia vs South Africa
  • Pakistan vs Australia
  • Australia vs England
  • India vs England
  • England vs Pakistan

Read more: Squad for Pakistan vs Sri Lanka Test Series Announced|Shaheen Afridi Returns

ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 Schedule

Here is the complete schedule for the tournament. Pakistani team, if they participate in the tournament, will play 9 of their matches in 5 destinations. However, the Pakistan government will decide if the team will travel to India or not.

Fixture Date Venue
England vs New Zealand 05-Oct Ahmedabad
Pakistan vs Q1 06-Oct Hyderabad
Bangladesh vs Afghanistan 07-Oct Dharamsala
South Africa vs Qualifier 2 07-Oct Delhi
India vs Australia 08-Oct Chennai
New Zealand vs Q1 09-Oct Hyderabad
England vs Bangladesh 10-Oct Dharamsala
India vs Afghanistan 11-Oct Delhi
Pakistan vs Q2 12-Oct Hyderabad
Australia vs South Africa 13-Oct Lucknow
England vs Afghanistan 14-Oct Delhi
New Zealand vs Bangladesh 14-Oct Chennai
Pakistan vs India 15-Oct Ahmedabad
Australia vs Q2 16-Oct Lucknow
South Africa vs Q1 17-Oct Dharamsala
New Zealand vs Afghanistan 18-Oct Chennai
India vs Bangladesh 19-Oct Pune
Pakistan vs Australia 20-Oct Bengaluru
England vs South Africa 21-Oct Mumbai
Q1 vs Q2 21-Oct Lucknow
India vs New Zealand 22-Oct Dharamsala
Pakistan vs Afghanistan 23-Oct Chennai
South Africa vs Bangladesh 24-Oct Mumbai
Australia vs Q1 25-Oct Delhi
England vs Q2 26-Oct Bengaluru
Pakistan vs South Africa 27-Oct Chennai
Q1 vs Bangladesh 28-Oct Kolkata
Australia vs New Zealand 28-Oct Dharamsala
India vs England 29-Oct Lucknow
Afghanistan vs Q2 30-Oct Pune
Pakistan vs Bangladesh 31-Oct Kolkata
New Zealand vs South Africa 01-Nov Pune
India vs Q2 02-Nov Mumbai
Q1 vs Afghanistan 03-Nov Lucknow
England vs Australia 04-Nov Ahmedabad
Pakistan vs New Zealand 04-Nov Bengaluru
India vs South Africa 05-Nov Kolkata
Bangladesh vs Q2 06-Nov Delhi
Australia vs Afghanistan 07-Nov Mumbai
England vs Q1 08-Nov Pune
New Zealand vs Q2 09-Nov Bengaluru
South Africa vs Afghanistan 10-Nov Ahmedabad
India vs Q1 11-Nov Bengaluru
Pakistan vs England 12-Nov Kolkata
Australia vs Bangladesh 12-Nov Pune
Semi-Final 1 15-Nov Mumbai
Semi-Final 2 16-Nov Kolkata
Final 19-Nov Ahmedabad


Rabia Tanveer
Rabia Tanveer
Rabia Tanveer is a graduate from Kinnaird College for Women and holds a Bachelors in English Literature. She is a seasoned freelance writer with more than a decade of experience in multiple niches.
Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Latest Article

Mobile Packages